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Feb 15, 2013 10:00am PST
, the olympian. >>> still ahead, the danger from outer space. reaction from russia's close enkousht with a ten-ton meteorite. you're watching "andrea mitchell reportings" only on msnbc. i wanted to call on a few people. ashley, ashley marshall... here. since we're often all on the move, ashley suggested we use fedex office to hold packages for us. great job. [ applause ] thank you. and on a protocol note, i'd like to talk to tim hill about his tendency to use all caps in emails. [ shouting ] oh i'm sorry guys. ah sometimes the caps lock gets stuck on my keyboard. hey do you wanna get a drink later? [ male announcer ] hold packages at any fedex office location. >>> in south africa olympian oscar pistorius sobbed openly in a south african court today as he formally was charged in had the murder of his girlfriend. a sports icon in hits country, pistorius made history as the first double amputee track athlete to compete in the olympic games. joining me now is mary core i willo with nbc sports who knows him well, profiled oscar pistorius at his home last summer for "rock center" and has been follow
MSNBC
Feb 15, 2013 8:00pm PST
gallery coincidence to there was this other daytime meteor in russia. so what we want to do is get out there and nudge it. you can do it by just slamming a rocket into it. at the planetary society, we do it by a flotilla, that would cause the surface to evaporate, nudge it off force, or you can go out there and just set it off, hoping that you're not going to screw it up and create a shower of these things which could be even worse. but we are the first generation of humans that can do something about it. so yes, a very scary day, but in a sense, an exciting day. and so right away, congressman lamar smith, from texas, a conservative said let's convene an asteroid meeting, we're all in. let's figure out what to do. >> i would like the asteroid meeting, i'm excited about the floating sun >> you can read more of my work at wonkblog.com. the "ed show" is up next. >>> good evening, americans, and welcome to "the ed show" from new york. meteors crashing into earth. congress goes on vacation again? and elizabeth warren is the new sheriff in town. all that and rachel maddow joins us tonight. b
MSNBC
Feb 15, 2013 5:00pm PST
, slamming into russia, elizabeth warren is already banging heads in the senate. >> the question i really want to ask is about how tough you are. >> we'll show you how the new sheriff of wall street is outclassing her fellow freshmen, and how the new cop on the beat means trouble for big banks. >>> ten years after george w. bush dragged the country into war in iraq, and explosive new documentary narrated by rachel maddow details the trail of deception like never before. rachel joins me to preview the film tonight. >>> plus, the big congressional panel on john boehner's decision to go on vacation before we go off another cliff. >>> it was the biggest meteor blast in 100 years. so how did we know about an asteroid the size of a swimming pool but not a meteorite the size of a house? good to have you with us tonight, folks. thanks for watching. progressives finally have something to be hopeful about when it comes to congress. now, the 113th congress kicked off in a pretty disappointing fashion. there could have been meaningful filibuster reform. there was a way around the gridlock. but of cou
MSNBC
Feb 15, 2013 7:00pm PST
reform. we'll engage russia to seek further reduction in our arsenals. >> but i know you want more, what about eight matching steak knives? >> the bipartisan commission to approve the commission in america, for background checks to make it harder for criminals to get their hands on a gun. raise the federal minimum wage to nine an hour. >> they just had that guy there, saying i know you want more so we got you a steak knife. that is a lot that the president proposed to do. imagine for a moment that president obama actually does manage to pass every policy he proposed tuesday night. within a couple of years, every four-year-old in the country would have access to pre-school. the federal minimum wage would be adjusted. there could be a cap and trade program, limiting the carbon admission miemission emissions, the tax cuts, infrastructure, schools, much, much more. taxes would be higher on the wealthy, by the way, and guns would be a lot harder to come by. and undocumented immigrants would have a path to citizenship. america would be a remarkably different country after this agenda, feeling
MSNBC
Feb 5, 2013 2:00am PST
president obama on his economic agenda. >>> the cost of next year's winter olympics in russia has risen to $50 billion. about five times originally more than planned. >>> over in moscow, russia's first cap sul hotel is open for business. a night in the sleep box with just the bear necessities goes for $85 a night. >>> back on this konts nent. it is the end of an era. the royal canadian mint is no longer making and distributing pennies. >>> beer powered beer from alaska. yes, you heard me right. >>> and police officers get the boot for goofing off while on the job. we'll have details next. in the world. it's delicious. so now we've turned her toffee into a business. my goal was to take an idea and make it happen. i'm janet long and i formed my toffee company through legalzoom. i never really thought i would make money doing what i love. [ robert ] we created legalzoom to help people start their business and launch their dreams. go to legalzoom.com today and make your business dream a reality. at legalzoom.com we put the law on your side. you're playing tomorrow. [ coughs ] ♪ you can't
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Feb 15, 2013 6:00pm PST
into russia today. more importantly, you have seen the meteor. the video is amazing and there is so much of it caught on russian surveillance video, and dash cam videos, apparently there was a ton. russians love that. who knew, they say it was going at least 33,000 miles an hour. when the meteor hit and its associated shock wave hit, as well, the ground shook, glass shattered, more than a thousand people were injured and 3,000 buildings damaged. some of what was left, left a hole in the frozen lake. there has not been a spray rock crashing to earth anywhere near this dramatically in more than 100 years. back in 1908, the last time it happened this dramatically, we didn't have nearly the dashboard cameras to watch it happen as now, over and over again, from many, many different compelling angles. and yet, less than 20 hours after this meteor won the prize for the biggest disastrous meteor damage ever, he is acknowledged to be a koo k.but he has distinguished himself about this in russia, saying it was not a meteor that hit russia. the russian state-run media says that nothing ever falls t
MSNBC
Feb 16, 2013 3:00am PST
over and crashed into russia. more importantly, have you seen the meteor. the video is amazing, and so much of it caught on russian surveillance and russian dashboard cameras which are apparently a ton. russians love that. the thing weighed 20,000 pounds and was going at least 33,000 miles an hour. when the meteor hit and it's its associated shock wave hit, the ground shook, glass shattered, more than 1,000 people injured and more than 3,000 buildings were damaged. some what came to earth left a hole in a frozen lake 25 feet across. not a space rock crashing to earth this dramatically in more than 00 years in 1908 we did not have nearly the number of dashboard cameras we have now to watch it over and over and over and over again from a million different supercompelling angles, and, yet, less than 24 hours after the meteor won the prize for the most accidentally well documented astronomical event ever there, are already meteor truthers in russia. vladimir is a russian politician, and generally acknowledged a cookook. he has distinguished himself by saying this was not a meteor that hit
MSNBC
Feb 16, 2013 4:00am PST
about this terrorist organization he heard about in a chat room somewhere. don't feel bad, russia every country has got them. we just give them more power than most countries do. >>> republicans ha s have block nomination yesterday. that has never happened in this country yesterday. we have been hit by meteors, but this we have never done. now the senate is in recess. the second confirmation will probably happen in a week and a half, unless, of course we have to hold rand paul's emergency hearings on the president's birth certificate or something that they find more compelling than having a defense secretary when we have 66,000 americans in a hot war. we'll see you monday night at 9:00 for premiere of the brand new documentary "hubris: the selling of the iraq war" "weekends with alex witt" starts now. >>> the president gets personal. president obama talks publicly about something he rarely mentions. >>> getting personal on capitol hill, the fight over chuck hagel. we'll explain. >>> what happened? theories on the meteorite that exploded over russia, and another incident you may not have
MSNBC
Feb 20, 2013 10:00am PST
cam in russia. >> apparently in russia it's common in your morning commute to involve a hatchet dispute, fighter chopper fly by, or, i don't know, tank! how unfazed are russians? >> and the cows, they just got up and went on their way across the street. unbelievable. good day. jim will bring us more on that in a few moments. i'm andrea mitchell live in washington. if you ever wondered just why comprehensive immigration reform is such a heavy lift for lawmakers, just ask john mccain. he got an earful at a town hall meeting in arizona last night. >> why didn't the army go down there and stop them? because the only thing that stops them, i'm afraid to say and it's too damn bad, but is a gun. that's all that will stop them. >> the border's 2,000 miles long, sir. i don't know how much troops and army people you think would have been required. i don't know how many you think will be required, but i'll give you expert information that shows you probably maybe you're talking about 2 million soldiers. you want to round up 11 million people and send them back to their country? you're not
MSNBC
Feb 27, 2013 6:00am PST
. their decision could change things for many voters in the south. >>> and speaking of cosmic chances, russia's run-in with a meteorite was a surprise shake up for the whole planet, literally. we'll talk to the only physicist in congress about why he says the u.s. isn't ready for the next hit. >> good morning from shoreland narc park in new zealand. it's wednesday, february 27th, 2008. >> it's really tomorrow there. thanks to our good friend, reid wilson for sending us that video all the way from new zealand. let's get right to my first reads of the morning. americans may be sharply divided over the wisdom of the automatic across the board spending cuts that will hit friday, but they agree on this. their patience is wearing thin as washington stumbles into another manufactured budget crisis. as republicans continue to say he's playing politics, the president took his pr campaign to newport news, virginia, a ship building town heavily dependent on military spending. >> these cuts are wrong. they're not smart. they're not fair. there's a sensible way of doing things and there's a dumb way of doing th
MSNBC
Feb 22, 2013 2:00am PST
, nothing shook up the internet more than these -- ♪ we learned that driving in russia is terrifying thanks to dash cams that catch more than just meteors. here in the states, a dash cam caught some shocking moments of its own. luckily, no students were on the bus at the time. and while russia cleaned up its meteor mess, the skies in florida were still lighting up with space debris. and finally, this last one is for our own bill karins. we'd never make him fly a stunt plane, but this weather man wasn't so lucky. >> a right, then a left. >> and speaking of bill karins, he's back for another look at the weather. would you be up for something like that? >> passing out? >> no, the plane stunts. >> i chickened out. i had a chance to with the blue angels. >> what's the latest on the weather? >> this weekend's forecast, the problems are mostly this morning in the midwest. wisconsin, minnesota and through the ohio valley, a lot of freezing rain out there and a little bit will be heading into virginia and north carolina. as we go throughout the day saturday, heavy rain develops through the southeast
MSNBC
Feb 15, 2013 4:00pm PST
the classic sarah palin quote either. you can actually see russia from land here in alaska. that soon became i can see russia from my house thanks to tina fey. the list goes on. one moment and you become that guy or gal for the long haul. rubio's water break is now very much in the race. >>> up next, there hasn't been too much or this much momentum behind strengthening gun laws in two decades, but can president obama actually get something meaningful done? you're watching "hardball," the place for politics. all stations come over to mission a for a final go. this is for real this time. step seven point two one two. verify and lock. command is locked. five seconds. three, two, one. standing by for capture. the most innovative software on the planet... dragon is captured. is connecting today's leading companies to places beyond it. siemens. answers. as your life and career change, fidelity is there for your personal economy, helping you readjust your retirement plan along the way. rethink how you're invested. and refocus as your career moves forward. wherever you are today, a fidelity ira has a
MSNBC
Feb 22, 2013 10:00am PST
. that will involve russia, and nothing will be solved in syria without the assistance in russia. meeting with mr. lavarov will be important as well. then he has to understand that the entire region, qatar and others, they had real security interests involved as far as iran is concerned, and they have security issues that we need to help fulfill. the release of assistance to the u.a. saudi arabia. these are issues affecting syria. they're also affecting iran and israel, and are finally, of course, we have to watch what's taking place in eswript. we don't see democracy unfolding in the way it should, and jobs aren't created, and then the people who have been on the streets are going to be revolting again. here highly educated and unemployed. that's not -- >> not at all. briefly, just p a few seconds we have left. the whole cyber war. the seeber attacks. i know you know china very well. how tough should the president be? is it time to start really putting this front and center? >> we have to put it front and center. not just with china where, with russia wra. this notion that somehow china will be
MSNBC
Feb 15, 2013 2:00am PST
. a falling meteorite, in russia, the trail was seen streaking across the countsky east of mos. it caused explosion and damaged some buildings. at least three people have been hospitalized in serious conditions. most of the injuries were caused by broken glass. the meteorite may be connected with the asteroid closer to earth today. the asteroid called da-14 will zoom past us below the orbit of satellite. the closest approach in more than a century. it poses no danger to us. >>> days-long ordeal has finally come to an end for the 4200 aboard the carnival cruise ship "triumph." nbc's mark potter is in mobile where he watched the ship come in. mark, good morning, what did you hear from passengers coming off of that ship last night. >> reporter: the passengers said they're very glad to be off that ship and on terra firma. most said the living conditions, sanitary conditions, grew possibly worst and became unbearable. some said they were most worried, though, early on, at the time of the fire, because they just didn't know how bad it was. they weren't informed. they didn't know to the degree t
MSNBC
Feb 15, 2013 2:30am PST
to show the trails of smoke from meteorite that landed in ural mountains in russia. the meteorite streaking across the sky. by some estimates as many four -- look at this. >> whoa. >> watch for the impact. >> whoa! >> some pretty crazy stuff. as many 400 people were injured. many from shattered glass. there was no consensus from the russian officials from what exactly happened. amazing. >>> let's get a check on your weather, not dealing with anything like that in our country. rain in florida, we'll see some snow in new england this weekend. again, not a lot. the big story is the cold that's returning. middle of february. we have had a break. this little arctic blast. wind chill is now minus-three in minneapolis. bundle up. so, winter returns to the east this weekend. especially saturday. the whole western half of the country is gorgeous and warm but it's the eastern half that will get the cold blast and some light snow as we go up towards new england. this is not a blockbuster event. it looks like about two to four inches for eastern new england and about an inch or two around the
MSNBC
Feb 19, 2013 2:00am PST
. >>> and the meteor that fell in russia sparking a gold rush. the chunks could be worth $2200 per gram, more than 40 times the current cost of gold. >>> and speaking of money, the dow opening at 13,981 after adding eight points before the holiday weekend. the s&p down eight points, the nikkei adding six. >>> after last week's flurry of mergers, the investors show that another corporate marriage is in the work works. office max and office depot could join forces earlier this week. >>> and the fourth quarter results after the bell, today, the bad news could be good for advocates of the looming buyout between del and equity. >>> and agra giant, company is suing bowman for $80,000, claiming patent infringement regarding soy beans he purchased from a source. >>> and hacking burger king, somebody posted profanity. no word on who hacked the account. but burger king took it in stride. interesting day, but we're back, welcome to the new followers. >>> this afternoon, boeing's engineers expected to reject a contract from management in the move that could result in a strike from 20,000 workers. they're under t
MSNBC
Feb 21, 2013 2:30am PST
dominated by radical islamists. they need ammunition. >> russia has joined the arab league to broker a peace talks. >>> here's a major reversal from last summer the governor of florida, republican rick scott said that he now supports expanding medicaid in his state despite opposition from tea party supporters many of whom who worked to get scott elected. expanded medicaid could cover more than 1 million low-income people in florida. at least seven republican governors have signed on to the med medicaid expansion. >>> former congressman jesse jackson jr. is facing jail time after pleading guilty after misusing thousands of dollars from campaign funds with his famous father in the courtroom, a tearful jackson apologized to his family and to the people in chicago. >> reporter: for jesse jackson jr. the walk into the courthouse was the end of a slow-motion fall from grace. he told a judge, for years i have lived off my campaign, admitting that he took money received in political contributions and made 3,000 purchases for himself and his wife over the past seven years. a $43,000 gold watch. $19,0
MSNBC
Feb 21, 2013 7:00am PST
intimately involved. what are you going to do? >> iran, russia, india, cuba, north korea north korea, some of these places have good wrestling. >> russia has -- >> they win the gold medals. they've really done a great job, but, you know, the strategy is the whole world to work together and the other people that can help to help us retain an olympic sport that is worldwide and doing well. >> well, we wish you well, dan gable, olympic champion, whose medal he told me is over the firemace. good luck. keep us posted. >> yeah. the bottom line is people all over are doing things like our hometown, the state. every week they're doing something, so we have support. it's just a matter of whether we can straighten out some of these relationships. >> thank you for coming in, coach. >>> that wraps up this hour. thomas roberts is up next. were you a high school wrestler? >> i wasn't, but i think they're great for the olympics. >>> who stands to lose if the government takes a meet cleaver to the budget? and governors with an about-face on obama care. >>> also, i let you down, that's what former congress
MSNBC
Feb 16, 2013 9:00am PST
meteor by the numbers. new revelations about just how powerful the fireball that hit russia was. facebook hacking. and horse meat outrage, details on all those stories throughout the hour. >>> but first -- new word today from president obama. he's taking on the gop on the right fiscal course for the country. he released his weekly radio address and says it's time to finish the job of cutting the deficit by the goal of $4 trillion. >> i disagree with republicans who think we should do that by making even bigger cuts to things like education and job training or medicare and social security benefits. that would force our senior citizens and working families to bear the burden of deficit reduction while the wealthiest are asked to do nothing more. that won't work. we can't just cut our way to prosperity. >> republicans aren't holding back in their gop address today. criticizing the president over the upcoming threat of sequestration. >> what the president failed to mention was that the sequester was his idea proposed by his administration during the debt limit negotiations in 2011. and now we
MSNBC
Feb 7, 2013 7:00am PST
's exactly one year until the start of the 2014 winter olympic games in sochi, russia. so today russia unveiled countdown clocks in eight cities. the 2014 games are expected to cost $51 billion. it would be the most expensive olympics ever. can't wait for co-shsochi? check out our flash back when we take you back to the torino games. >>> a mega merge ser about to take off. mandy drury is here with what's moving your money. cnbc reporting this, a deal between american and us airways pretty close to being done. >> that's absolutely right, chris. and as american airlines and us airways, which by the way is the parent close to reaching a merger agreement in a deal that would create the world's largest airline which is possibly going to be an announcement of the deal in the next couple of weeks. now, the talk here is, chris, that an all stock deal between those two air carriers would be executed as a reorganization plan that takes amr out of chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and the combined company would be worth apparently more than $10 billion. so as we say, we could be getting that final
MSNBC
Feb 15, 2013 2:00pm PST
quote either. you can actually see russia from land here in alaska. that soon became i can see russia from my house thanks to tina fey. the list goes on. one moment and you become that guy or gal for the long haul. rubio's water break is now very much in the race. up next, there hasn't been too much or this much momentum behind strengthening gun laws in two decades but can president obama actually get something meaningful done? usual of whatting "hardball," the place for politics. [ male announcer ] you are a business pro. omnipotent of opportunity. you know how to mix business... with business. and you...rent from national. because only national lets you choose any car in the aisle. and go. you can even take a full-size or above. and still pay the mid-size price. i could get used to this. [ male announcer ] yes, you could business pro. yes, you could. go national. go like a pro. yes, you could. discover card. cashbacashback concierge?! we have a concierge! i know; it's exciting! wow! what exactly is a cashback concierge? well there's lots of ways you can get cash back - i'm here to h
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Feb 17, 2013 11:00am PST
i couldn't have you here without asking you about the big news this week, the images over russia with this meteor, all the energy released and the 1,000 people injured. as people look at this image of this streaking across the sky and the asteroid that came 17,000 miles of the united states or rather earth, this is scary stuff. but you have seen it before. >> well, it's a big rock, obviously, i think that was the size of a school bus. so, that's pretty big object. fortunately, it didn't land in the middle of a town in russia, a lot of people injured. there is a risk out there the universe is a very crowded place. we have stuff entering the atmosphere all the time. interesting when you are on the space station, look ac the shooting star, meteorites, entering the atmosphere, you see those beneath you, a little bit disconcerting, they are all flying by you. >> mark kelly, thank you for being here. keep track of what you are up to >> thank you. >> we will take another break here around be back in just a moment. hinking ] i wonder what r questionable choices i've made? [ club scene mu
MSNBC
Feb 17, 2013 11:00pm PST
news this he can works images over russia with this meteor, all the energy released and had 1,000 people injured. as people looked a this image of this streaking across the sky say nothing of the asteroid that came been 17,000 miles of the united states or rather earth, this is scary stuff. but you have seen it before. >> well, it's a big rock, obviously, i think that was the size of a school bus. so, that's pretty big object. fortunately, it didn't land in the middle of a town in russia, a lot of people injured. there is a risk out there the universe is a very crowded place. we have stuff entering thes a not fear all the time. interesting when you are on the space station, look ac the shooting star, meet orrights, entering the atmosphere, you see those beneath you, a little bitdy disconcerting, they are all flying by u. >> mark kelly, thank you for [ tylenol bottle ] nyquil what are you doing? [ nyquil bottle ] just reading your label. wait...you relieve nasal congestion? sure don't you? [ nyquil bottle ] dude! [ female announcer ] tylenol® cold multi-symptom nighttime relie
MSNBC
Feb 26, 2013 10:00am PST
of policy from the united states. >> from the u.s. now, there is no agreement with russia. russia is rearming assad, propping up the regime, and that was the contentious part of today's meeting. but what kerry seemed to be hinting at is that under pressure from the brits and certainly from the syrian opposition which initially said that they would not meet in rome with him in a couple of days, he called them and persuaded them saying show up, we've got something for you. this meeting will be worth your while. what he said to us is this is a right moment. it is a new secretary of state. it is a president on a second term. wait and see what happens. now -- >> you were staying that hillary clinton, leon panetta both wanted to arm the syrian rebel wrshz. >> arm some of them. >> the president vetoed it. you think he is telegraphing something. >> i think he thinks he is telegraphing something. i think he may think he has more running room than he has. we've seen that the white house really controls foreign policy more than the state department. hillary clinton didn't challenge that. she
MSNBC
Feb 6, 2013 2:00am PST
light leg. she is done for the condition but is expected to be back for the 2014 olympics in russia which begin in one year from today. >>> 200,000 people joined in the celebration to welcome home the super bowl champs, the baltimore ravens. >>> and looking ahead to next year's super bowl, the nfl is debufrpging reports that metlife stadium in new jersey wouldn't have a halftime show because the potential for freezing wintry weather. the league's message here, "chill out. pregame and halftime shows in stadium." okay. >>> finally, in the latest viral video, a 2-year-old is a basketball prodigy, shooting the ball any chance he gets. impressive shot after shot. it seems like he always makes the basket. even when he's laying on his back. he scored five in a row. this sun believable. titus and his parents are going to be guested on the "today" show tomorrow morning. you don't want to miss it. >>> just ahead, the star wars franchise about to go to the hut? and super bowl sunday goes to the dogs. we're going to tell you why. you're watching "first look" on msnbc. [ woman ] ring. ring. prog
MSNBC
Feb 7, 2013 2:30am PST
olympics in russia which we broadcast right here on nbc. but those aren't the only olympics going on. in northern india, all this week you can enjoy the rural olympics. they're entertaining. the competition of some type, horses dancing on two feet. it looks a bit like some sort of trippy dressage. that is unbelievable stuff. there is the typical feats of endurance and strength with the tug of war. the 100 meter dash. they are flying there. and pulling a minivan with your ears -- ow! >> that doesn't sound like -- >> that is pretty hard. >> they're sponsored by suzuki. >> yes, balancing a bicycle on your teeth. >> okay. >> that looks like it hurts. and balancing your body on a bottle and then a stack of bricks. of course, we have the vertical baby drop. any excuse that we can get to show this 500-year-old tradition. it is thought that it will bring the child good luck. i know this is will's favorite cooler story. >> i hope they have 1,000 on that. >> this is footage from 2008. i hope they have new safety precautions. >> that is scary. it looks like the babies are fine. >> i hope so. >>
MSNBC
Feb 18, 2013 2:30am PST
it becomes a toilet. >>> all those headlines and a school bus-sized meteor hit russia. good time to be out at sea. >>> with the pope stepping down, there's a question of how he will manage those assets. "snl" once again has our answer. >> you tried to make sound financial decisions. what will you do when you retire? what will you do after you're pope? your spiritual future might be secure, but what about your financial future? ♪ >> here at papal securities we give popes the financial advice they need to survive on a fixed income. because in today's shifting financial landscape no one is endowed. even popes. we'll help you protect and grow the assets you already have. so you can focus on what matters most. life. ♪ >> papal security. helping pope's retire since the last time it happened in 1415. >>> still ahead this morning on "way too early," why are you awake? your tweets, texts, e-mails, whatever you got is coming up next. "morning joe" just a few moments away. ♪ just one bite opens a world of delight... ♪ savor and explore, the great indoors ♪ ♪ friskies indoor delights. ♪
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Feb 6, 2013 3:00am PST
are the olympics going to be? >> sochi, russia. >> russia. >> russia. >> what network's covering that? >> the nbc network. >> the nbc network. really? >> yes, indeed. you might hear a few things about it. >> really? they always do that. >> are you already getting your collared jacket ready? >> it's already in, yeah. >> are you going to go to russia? >> i sure hope so. let's all go to russia. by the way, nine hours ahead. the show would be on at 3:00 in the afternoon. >> they never let us go to the olympics. >> just go. >> they take willie. they pluck him. >> it's remote. >> they don't want us around. >> there's some trains, planes and automobiles. this is a live shot, by the way. >> look at the snow. is this, like, putin's backyard? where is this? >> that's one year away. >> where is this, willie? where is this place? >> it's a little bit remote. >> how will they get there? are they building up international airports? >> they're building up an entire infrastructure. >> dogsleds. are they really? >> all the venues are built, actually. and now they're making all the highways. >> will they have an a
MSNBC
Feb 15, 2013 3:00am PST
to sleep. >> we haven't confirmed this, but a lot of video out of russia last night. this is crazy stuff. morgan freeman "deep impact" type stuff. 400 people injured. nutso stuff out of russia. we have enough to worry about, don't we, everyone? great show, everyone. tgif. "morning joe" starts right now. ♪ rock the boat ♪ don't tip the boat over ♪ rock the boat ♪ don't rock the boat baby >> united states ain't nothing better. >> we didn't have water. we didn't have showers. we didn't have hot meals. >> it was literally like being in a floating port-a-potty. just human waste everywhere. >> they had a sign outside their cabin saying "need medication." basically they ran out of their medication and their basic needs. >> the crew on the boat, unbelievable. those guys had worse conditions than we did, and they were serving us. >> what's the first thing you're going to do? >> chick-fil-a, i think. >> all right. good morning. it is friday and one hell of a good friday for those thousands of passengers who are now back on land and off that cruise ship. it's february 15th. welcome to "morn
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Feb 8, 2013 7:00am PST
week we've been counting down to the 2014 olympics in sochi, russia, just a year to go now. but it was seven years ago in italy. we thought it was a fitting way to kick off our new segment. we're calling it "flashback friday" that may spark memories of your own. >> good morning. we are live in torino. we're going to see johnny in that building hine me in the men's free skate. >> my harshest critic, i am full of air and fluff and don't mean things that i say. but for now my critics can -- >> i love this guy. i'm with the skating icon who says, maybe he won't beat buchenko. >> and already there is high drama because american superhero michelle kwan was out on the ice for a practice session but didn't complete it after falling on at least three of her triple jumps. >> you know, i've tried it. >> you can't do it? is that what you're telling me. >> did you have a good time now? do you think that this was a great experience or are you more frustrated that you weren't able to do better when you thought that you could have? >> i'm frustrated at times with my performance but at the
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Feb 15, 2013 8:00am PST
of russia. a meteor hit the mountains and injured more than 1,000 people who were hit with broken glass and damaged several buildings in six cities. >> by my read of the solar system, this just happens to be a coincidence. you would see many more of these between now and when that big one comes by. >> those are assurances from astro physicist about the asteroid set to whiz by earth today at 2:25 eastern. the asteroid, named 2012 da-14 will be 17,000 miles away when it passes and then fade into the galaxy. by the way, that's closer than where satellites orbit. >>> also, we're keeping an eye on the white house. president obama expected shortly. he'll present the medal to 18 americans, six of them victims at the newtown shooting. as soon as we see the president, we'll get you straight to it. we'll be right back. push-ups or sprints? what's wrong with fetch? or chase? let's do this larry! ooh, i got it, i got it! (narrator) the calorie-smart nutrition in beneful healthy weight... includes grains and real chicken, because a healthy dog is a playful dog. beneful healthy weight. find us on fac
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Feb 16, 2013 11:00am PST
meteor hits earth, leaving scores of people hospitalized. we'll bring you details on the blast in russia. >>> and another space sighting, this one much closer to home, that's after the break. you're watching msnbc, the place for politics. it's been said that beauty is in the ewell...behold. der. behold water so blue it merges with the sky above. behold natural beauty above the sea, and far below. behold smiles so wide they stretch across the face of an entire nation. behold...the islands of the bahamas. a hairline fracture to the mandible and contusions to the metacarpus. what do you see? um, i see a duck. be more specific. i see the aflac duck. i see the aflac duck out of work and not making any money. i see him moving in with his parents and selling bootleg dvds out of the back of a van. dude, that's your life. remember, aflac will give him cash to help cover his rent, car payments and keep everything as normal as possible. i see lunch. [ monitor beeping ] let's move on. [ male announcer ] find out what a hospital stay could really cost you at aflac.com. i love the fact that quicken l
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Feb 19, 2013 12:00pm PST
. and there's a lot of countries, russia, singapore, north korea, using the same cyber. >> exactly. >> china engages in massive amounts of cyber espionage. we know in that the way is government is structured, the national government is controlling that there. there's no way of this happening without it coming from the chinese government. this company, mandiant, that released this report, they generally pointed to china for every problem they've come across. i'm urging a tiny bit of caution, china has become this boogieman saying they did something wrong, be it the company, be it it cyber warfare, and everybody is going for it. part of the problem for the anti-china xenophobia, needs china to be prosperous for them to be prosperous, right? in foreign affairs even after china's prosperity will remain independent on the rivals, including the united states. china will not get ahead if its rivals do not also prosper. >> i don't know about the xenophobes. i think that's a little unfair. >> i think they're a principal offender, though, and they are a particular threat that we should absolutely be c
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Feb 27, 2013 10:00am PST
's reigning skuds down. it's horrified the west, everyone except perhaps russia. >> most military experts agree if the west wanted to help, they would impose a no-fly zone, not allow syrian helicopters to bomb. >> the white house isn't there yet. >> the president is defiantly not there. he seems to see syria -- he might not be wrong. he sees it as insoluble. you can't solve it. the american public is not interested. you see this in poll after poll. they are not interested in getting deeper into it than we already are. there's no pressure on the administration except from the syrian rebels to do anything. >> and from john mccain and former senator kerry. and others. he wasn't as forward leaning as mccain and others. in the senate we are arguing we had to rethink this. hillary clinton and leon panetta and chairman dempsey and others argued and the president rejected it. >> that's the governoring reality. john kerry wants to do x, y and z but he works for the president now. i don't think you are going to see that much different. you are going to see the seron rebels getting something from am
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Feb 27, 2013 3:00pm PST
. take a listen. >> you can actually see russia from land here in alaska. >> corporations are people, my friend. we can raise taxes -- of course they are. everything corporations earn goes to people. >> three agencies of government that are gone. commerce, education and the -- what's the third one there? let's see -- >> i believe 78 to 81 members of the democratic party -- >> i don't want to make people's lives better by giving them somebody else's money. >> you betcha. >> these are the -- this is the lineup. these are the key speakers for their conference. i mean, so how do they ever rebrand when they have the same old, tired line and those that give those lines as their key people out front? >> they won't. they absolutely won't. you have governor christy who is in new jersey in a blue state with a 78% approval rating. if you can't beat them, you join they will. it's boycotts across the board. they want to see a sequester happen. in 25% of the country knows what a sequester is. you can't continue boycott politics to get anything done. >> richard and angela, thank you for your time this
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Feb 28, 2013 11:00am PST
, the president of syria and his allies, russia and iran, not afraid sort to speak with the new announcement and aid. >> watching it all for us this afternoon, in cairo, thank you, sir. >>> the death of a mississippi candidate is ruled a homicide. that tops the look at stories around the "news nation" today. the body was found in the mississippi river wednesday. the 34-year-old had been called mississippi's first openly gay man to be a viable candidate for public office. police say a person of interest is in custody. >>> the nfl says it will investigate reports at least one prospective player questioned about the sexual orientation at the league scouting combine. nick cassa says he was asked questions like do you have a girlfriend and do you like girls? a nfl spokesman said the questions are impermissible subjects. >>> check this out. this one got our attention. look who's all chummy with north korea's kim jong-un. dennis rodman. the warm there as a basketball diplomat of sorts along with the camera crew filming for the vice series on hbo. rodman allegedly told the north korean leader, quote
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Feb 25, 2013 3:00am PST
washington post," after the meteor blast in russia injured nearly 1,000 people, a d.c. area lab wants to slam a spacecraft into an asteroid to prove we can prevent a potentially catastrophic event. a johns hopkins team is writing a $150 million program to shoot a rocket at an asteroid as it passes close to earth. if successful, it would be the first time an asteroid would be knocked off its trajectory because of human intervention. >> this a big story from "the san francisco chronicle." marissa meyer, president and ceo of yahoo! is changing company policy. she's forcing all employees now working from home to report to the office. as you can imagine, many telecommuters not happy with the move. according to the paper, insiders say it will help cut the company's bloated infrastructure and get rid of employees who are not productive. this is a company that had been known for its culture. a lot of moms liked working there. you could work from home a little bit. apparently that won't be the case anymore. >> the deal with too many people on the payroll. the irony of a digital company basically telli
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Feb 6, 2013 7:00am PST
in russia. >>> these are the first images we've seen from inside the property where that young boy was rescued from an underground bunker in alabama. officials say the man who held him rigged the bunker with explosives, described as crude pop guns. when officials saw the man holding a gun, they threw a stun grenade inside and stormed the bunker. today ethan turns 6 years old. >>> texas police have released a chilling 911 call that was made when an iraq war vet allegedly shot and killed former navy seal sniper and best-selling author chris kyle. the voice you hear is the suspect's sister. >>> yes march my brother just came by here and told me that he's committed a murder. >> okay, hold on. >> i'm terrified for my life. because i don't know if he's going to come back here. >> the suspect is accused of killing kyle and a friend at a gun range on saturday. kyle had reportedly taken routh to the range to help him work through his post traumatic stress disorder. he's now being held on $3 million bond and is on suicide watch. >>> a tsunami hit the solomon islands this morning following a
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Feb 7, 2013 9:00am PST
that we wouldn't want russia, china, or iran to follow. yet, they may because we are claiming that authority. >> these are all great questions, and we really need to talk all these out, but i think the fact is that warfare has outrun the existing law, and we need to decide these questions. the questions you raise are really good and important ones. >> the huffington post david wood and the aclu, thank you both. >> thank you. >> coming up, president obama is set to address house democrats, and we will bring you his remarks live. first, party messenger, party savior, and party linguist. is marco rubio, the new bilingual voice of the gop. we will discuss ahead on "now." [ elevator bell dings ] i hate mondays. yeah, they're the worst. [ caribbean accent ] no worries, mon. every-ting will be alright. [ chuckles ] yeah, mon. come on! don't fret, me brotha. sticky bun come soon. ♪ yeah, wicked coffee, mista jim! julia, turn da frown de other way around! hey, dave, you're from minnesota, right? yes, i! da land of ten thousand lakes. the gopher state! so in conclusion, things are pre
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Feb 10, 2013 11:00am PST
know? i'm a second-generation american. my grandparents left the anti-semitic pegrams of russia to come here to recognize a better life. in the same way, these children were taken, again, due to no fault of their own. it seems to me that's the best place to start. >> you would support the dream act? >> i have put out a proposal. i don't know what the dream act at this point is. what i say is, we've got a place i think all of us can come together, and that is for the kids. now -- >> can you bring conservatives along to supporting a pathway to citizenship for illegal immigrants who are here without having to first leave the country? >> there is a lot of movement right now in the house and the senate, both sides of the aisle, with folks having a lot of different ideas. i think -- >> yes or no to that question, because you could really do it. if you went all in, you could bring along the right ain the house, don't you? >> i think a good place to start is children. and listen, here's the difficulty on this issue, i think, and it is because we've got families who are here that have become par
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Feb 12, 2013 9:00am PST
prohibiting the regulation of carbon dioxide and greenhouse gas until china, india, and russia implement similar reductions. there's a bevy, an ocean of meaningless legislation that is designed just again -- it's part of the smoke and mirrors strategy to say these are our values, and they are sort of -- that is enough. we don't actually have to do anything to solve the nation's problems. we are just here for ideology's sake. >> it's a party that doesn't believe in government. these are the kind of bills you propose if you don't believe in government. you don't care that they have nothing to do with governing. you don't care that they're going nowhere. in fact, the fact that they're going nowhere is one of the big -- one of the big pluses. >> to recommend it. >> it's a selling point. now, having said that, jared, there are plenty of things that the president has outlined in past state of the unions that have actually gone nowhere whether through dint of congress or just impractical. we know he is going to talk about stimulus spending, which is contrary to the republican party. in fairness
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Feb 15, 2013 7:00am PST
slammed into russia. it was said to be going 33,000 miles per hour. it set off car alarms and shattered glass over a wide area. an estimated 1,000 people were hurt, most of them by flying glass, what scientists say was a cosmic coincidence, a 150-foot asteroid is headed for us. astronomers say it will be a fly by about 17,000 miles away from earth. i'm up next, but now i'm singing the heartburn blues. hold on, prilosec isn't for fast relief. cue up alka-seltzer. it stops heartburn fast. ♪ oh what a relief it is! stop! stop! stop! come back here! humans -- we are beautifully imperfect creatures living in an imperfect world. that's why liberty mutual insurance has your back with great ideas like our optional better car replacement. if your car is totaled, we give you the money to buy one a model year newer. call... and ask one of our insurance experts about it today. hello?! we believe our customers do their best out there in the world, and we do everything we can to be there for them when they need us. [car alarm blaring] call now and also ask about our 24/7 support and service. call..
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Feb 15, 2013 11:00am PST
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Feb 20, 2013 4:00pm PST
. and sarah, i can see russia from my house, palin. but, today, the biggest guest of all was announced. and he's literally the last person you'd want to hear talk about the future of the republican party. >> that's right, mr. 47% himself will be the guest of honor. you can't make it up. the more i hear the gop talking about change, the more i really know it remains the same. thanks for watching. i'm al sharpton. "hardball" starts right now. >> more of the right. let's play "hardball" ♪ ♪ >> listen, they arise from the last row of the tea party. their voices reach up to the highest levels of the gop. the republican party, a long time ago, the prudence and fiscal responsibility is now the war party, the stop the government party here at home. >> watch tonight as someone who's pandered is attacked op openly, ir rev rantly, disgustingly. >> i told you tmd come to this. now we've got the proof on camera. they listen only to the loudest, angriest person in the back row. mitch mcconnell, what matters to the republican far right now are the few who dare to be even further right. now it's come to t
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